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Gracilaria tepocensis (E.Y.Dawson) E.Y.Dawson 1961

Publication details
Gracilaria tepocensis (E.Y.Dawson) E.Y.Dawson 1961: 211

Published in: Dawson, E.Y. (1961). Marine red algae of Pacific Mexico. Part 4. Gigartinales. Pacific Naturalist 2: 191-343, 63 plates.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gracilaria is Gracilaria compressa (C.Agardh) Greville.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Rhodymenia tepocensis E.Y.Dawson

Type information
Type locality: Bahia Tepoca, Sonora, Gulf of California (Norris 1985: 131). Notes: Norris (1985) cites Rhodymenia? tepocensis.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Rhodymenia tepocensis E.Y.Dawson 1944

Nomenclatural notes
Hoyle (1994: 92) cites the authority for this species as Dawson 1961.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Hoyle, M.D. (1994). Gracilaria dawsonii sp. nov. (Rhodophyta, Gigartinales): A second flattened species from the Hawaiian Islands. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific species. (Abbott, I.A. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 85-94. California Sea Grant College.

Norris, J.N. (1985). Studies on Gracilaria Grev. (Gracilariaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Gulf of California, Mexico. In: Taxonomy of economic seaweeds with reference to some Pacific and Caribbean species. (Abbott, I.A. & Norris, J.N. Eds) Vol.I, pp. 123-135. California Sea grant College Program.

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